Here's a work in progress image of my newest portrait. I call this the ugly stage of my process. The lines are loosely drawn. My line drawing is used for placement only. It's sort of like a map where I place the features. I can now start to add tone and texture. Another update coming soon.....
Size: 14 x 17
Paper: Strathmore Bristol Smooth
Pencil Used: mechanical pencil with a 0.5mm 2B lead